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120 Frames Per Second with a GoPro Hero 3 Black

A couple years ago I borrowed a friends GoPro Hero 3 Black and we had some fun figuring out the launch velocities of paper rockets & the Air Rocket Glider at 120 frames per second.  Here is the picture that sums it all up:…

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Started by Keith Violette 0 Replies

Paper Rocket Lesson Plan from teacher Tom Jenkins

I recently came across this great paper rocket lesson from middle school teacher Tom Jenkins.  You have to sign into The Teaching Channel to be able to download the worksheets.  There is also a link below to a video on how he uses…

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Started by Rick Schertle 0 Replies

Operation of the Compressed Air Rocket launcher v2.1 (and v2.0)

Here is how the CAR launcher uses air pressure to launch rockets:…

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Started by Keith Violette 0 Replies

Middle and High School Compressed Air Rocket Worksheets

The links below provide some instruction for middle and high school teachers to have a compressed air rocket competition.  Our launcher, the CAR v2.1 may be used, or you can build your own launcher either using …

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Great Air Rocket Links

Hi All-

We wanted to get started on a "Science Content" page on our website to get into some of the really cool hands-on physics that you can witness and easily experiment with when using compressed air rockets.  In this first…

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Started by Rick Schertle 0 Replies
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